From April 1, France resumes the issuance of visas of all categories, including tourist ones. This information appeared on March 29 on the official website of the Consulate General of the Republic.
“Recently, entry restrictions to France related to the COVID-19 pandemic for those arriving from Russia were eased. Registration for a visa is now possible for a large number of categories of applicants.
In addition, Russians will not have to confirm the presence of a previously issued French visa and provide a COVID-19 vaccination certificate. It is noted that obtaining a visa does not mean automatic permission to enter the country.
Earlier it became known that South Korea is resuming a visa-free regime for 25 countries in the world, including Russia. Now, to enter the country, you must first register in the K-ETA electronic permit system. Read more here.